The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostGIS
UK
Rank 818 919 941
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +22
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 28 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.014% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.085% 0.036% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 13
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £35,000 £34,422
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-26.31% -9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33030 39021 39938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.35% 38.18% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28353 33585 34234
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PostGIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostGIS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Histogram in the UK

PostGIS
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +105 28 £45,000 -14.28% 4
East of England - 11 £35,000 - 2
South East +61 8 £50,000 +42.85% 1
London +76 7 £55,000 -4.34%
Dunstable - 6 £35,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Devon - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £45,000 -
Exeter - 2 £45,000 -
Reading +44 1 £30,000 -14.28%
City of London +36 1 £87,500 +100.00%
Berkshire +32 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Leatherhead - 1 - -

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing PostGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PostGIS.

1 37 (90.24%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
3 18 (43.90%) Python
3 18 (43.90%) GIS
4 15 (36.59%) Web Development
5 14 (34.15%) Oracle
5 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
6 12 (29.27%) SQL
6 12 (29.27%) C#
6 12 (29.27%) Linux
7 11 (26.83%) Java
7 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (26.83%) ESRI
7 11 (26.83%) Microservices
8 10 (24.39%) OpenLayers
9 9 (21.95%) ArcGIS
10 8 (19.51%) MVC
10 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
10 8 (19.51%) GeoServer
10 8 (19.51%) Spatial Data
10 8 (19.51%) QGIS
11 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
11 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
11 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
11 7 (17.07%) Ruby
11 7 (17.07%) PHP
12 6 (14.63%) HTML
12 6 (14.63%) .NET
12 6 (14.63%) CSS

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.95%) ArcGIS
2 8 (19.51%) GeoServer
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Spatial
4 5 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.88%) ArcSDE
5 2 (4.88%) Smallworld
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.44%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) ArcInfo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (90.24%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (43.90%) GIS
3 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
4 8 (19.51%) QGIS
4 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
4 8 (19.51%) Spatial Data
5 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
6 5 (12.20%) Big Data
6 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
7 4 (9.76%) Apache Hive
7 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
7 4 (9.76%) MySQL
7 4 (9.76%) Redis
8 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (2.44%) Couchbase
9 1 (2.44%) OLAP
9 1 (2.44%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (9.76%) git-flow
2 4 (9.76%) Grunt
2 4 (9.76%) gulp
2 4 (9.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (9.76%) webpack
3 3 (7.32%) Capybara
3 3 (7.32%) RSpec
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium
4 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) GIS Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) GIS Support
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.44%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) F# Developer
7 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) OpenLayers
2 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
3 6 (14.63%) .NET
3 6 (14.63%) CSS
3 6 (14.63%) HTML
3 6 (14.63%) Node.js
4 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (12.20%) React
5 4 (9.76%) Laravel
5 4 (9.76%) Leaflet
5 4 (9.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (7.32%) CakePHP
6 3 (7.32%) D3.js
6 3 (7.32%) Google Maps API
6 3 (7.32%) Mapnik
6 3 (7.32%) RESTful
7 2 (4.88%) ArcObjects
7 2 (4.88%) Dojo
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.44%) Blog
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) CentOS
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Web Development
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Microservices
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.20%) OOP
5 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Logistics
6 4 (9.76%) Open Source
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) API Development
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) OO
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.88%) ETL
8 2 (4.88%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) Python
3 12 (29.27%) C#
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 11 (26.83%) Java
5 7 (17.07%) PHP
5 7 (17.07%) Ruby
6 5 (12.20%) C
6 5 (12.20%) C++
7 4 (9.76%) Elixir
8 3 (7.32%) Go
8 3 (7.32%) Rust
9 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.88%) VB
10 1 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (2.44%) F#
10 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) Graphite
3 1 (2.44%) Kibana
3 1 (2.44%) logstash
3 1 (2.44%) Mesos
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 11 (26.83%) ESRI
3 3 (7.32%) Google
4 2 (4.88%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.44%) CA Agile Central
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